Deep Throat once advised, "Follow the money." That same advice applies today to see which side Novell's bread is buttered on. If you look at who is paying Novell today, as ChannelWeb did, it's Microsoft, to the tune of $355.6 million according to Novell's 10-K.
With all due respect to Novell, I'm not sure scavenging in my top competitor's pockets for lunch money is something to crow about. Interoperability is great. Being a vassal to Microsoft is not. (The word is appropriate, Novell - look it up.)… Read more